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December 2009

The very best of the best lingerie in 20 different categories. Agree? Disagree? Tell me what you think in the comments! Best Lingerie Retailer (modern): Figleaves Best Lingerie Retailer (retro): La Magia [Editor’s Note: As of January 2015, this site appears to be defunct] Best Lingerie Retailer (indie/vintage): Dollhouse Bettie Best Socks Retailer: Sock Dreams Best Stockings Retailer: Stockings HQ Best Limited Edition Lingerie Line: Dita von Teese for Wonderbra Best […]

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I’ve made lots of new friends this year. Besides thanking each and every one of you, I want to make some of my better posts more accessible. If you’ve just discovered The Lingerie Addict (formerly Stockings Addict), I believe these 10 entries are essential reading. ____________________________________________________________ Why Write a Stockings Blog? and Stockings Addict: The 500th Post! are the place to start if you want to know a little bit […]

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Back in February, I reviewed the Kiki de Montparnasse Garter Tank and, without going into too much detail, was left terribly dissapointed. I still really like the casually sexy look of a garter tank though, and I’ve been looking for a suitable replacement ever since. Now I’ve found two. Etsy designer Clarebare makes an Organic Bamboo Jersey Garter Tank which is cuter than hell, sells for only $48, and comes […]

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Haven’t done one a lust feature in awhile, but I am positively swooning over this adorable Batgirl bodysuit from Topshop. At only £20.00 ($40 US), it’s definitely an affordable splurge. What do you think? I kind of want to pull a Lady Gaga and wear this to the club with fishnets, ankle booties, and a cat mask…but I won’t. ;-) P.S. Thanks to Pippa of Clashing Time for sharing this […]

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I’m sure things are chaotic between Christmas and New Year’s, but in case it’s slipped your mind, don’t forget to enter the delightful contest Playful Promises is sponsoring at The Lingerie Addict! You can win a black satin bra, panty, and garter belt set worth $85. Enter five different ways: 1) Leave a comment on the original post.2) Visit the Playful Promises website and tell me what else you like.3) […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Have you entered the Playful Promises Lingerie Giveaway yet? Now that the holidays are over, stores are tripping over themselves to get rid of current stock before spring lines come in. If you’ve been eyeing some particularly expensive lingerie, now is the time to snap it up. Here are my top 10 picks for ladies with champagne tastes and grape juice budgets. P.S. There […]

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Happy Holidays to all my readers! I hope you get everything thing you wanted…and then some! For my part, I want to thank you for the best gift of all…the gift of your time. There are so many other places you could be, but you choose to visit me, and for that I am immeasurably grateful. If you’re lucky enough to get lingerie for Christmas, please tell me here! I’d […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Psst…don’t forget to enter the Playful Promises Lingerie Giveaway! Katie at Knickers Blog [Editor’s Note: As of January 2015, this site appears to be defunct] gets the credit for telling me about this sale. Skin, a neophyte on the lingerie and loungewear scene, creates undergarments that are best described as simply sensual. I particularly love the soft fabrics and sophisticated shapes because they’re all about […]

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Hey! Don’t forget to enter the Playful Promises Lingerie Giveaway!Between Mad Men, Dita von Teese, and the rebirth of Burlesque, people are getting passionate over all things vintage. I’ve posted a few of my favorite throwback designs below, but I want to know what you think of this trend.Yay or nay…is retro lingerie here to stay? Jonathan Aston: $11.81 Nothing says “pin-up” like a pair of backseam stockings, and I […]

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